The Role of Academics and Empirical Studies in the Debate on the Economic Role of Futures Trading
8 Pages Posted: 17 Jul 2020
Date Written: June 1, 2020
A number of empirical studies, mainly from academic researchers, have been crucial in the debate on the economic role of futures trading. This article briefly reviews these influential studies with a focus on agricultural futures contracts, financial futures contracts. and the transparency of data.
Keywords: futures contracts, futures trading
JEL Classification: G1, G18, N2
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